Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 250 299
Rank change year-on-year -1 +49 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.083% 0.13% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 1.02% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Berkshire median annual salary £72,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.11% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £58,750 £42,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £73,100 £67,500
South East median annual salary £51,750 £62,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.53% +12.73% +37.50%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 861 788 1,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.28% 12.37% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 622 609 860
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £28,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,650 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Berkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Berkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Berkshire

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £73,750 -
Wokingham - 2 £62,500 -
Reading 0 1 £122,500 +84.91% 1
Cyber Essentials
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (40.00%) CASB
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) DNA

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Solution Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Presales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) DNA
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CASB
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Meraki
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec